NEMA Provides Relief to 5,000 Victims of Adamawa Communal Crisis

The National Emergency Management Agency has Flagg off the distribution of relief material to people affected by the recent communal clash in Tingno and Tito community in lamurde local Government of Adamawa

The Head of Nema Yola Operations office in charge of Adamawa and Taraba Mr. Midalla Iliya Annuhu, Who represent the Director General of NEMA, AVM Muhammadu Alhaji Muhammed rtd said, the materials are meant for distribution to Tingno and Tito villages of Lamurde LGA of the state.

Midala , said that the support was sequel to the directive from the Presidency to bring succour to affected communities ravaged by crisis in May 2020

“President Muhammadu Buhari sympathised with the affected communities and called on them to live in peace with one another.

“The relief intervention was targeted to reach out and bring succour to over 5,000 people affected by the conflict, “Muhammed said.

He urged the beneficial communities to effectively use the relief materials to improve their livelihoods.

Mr Richard Anjelo one of the beneficiary who is also village head of Tingno, thanked President Buhari for the intervention.

Mr Anjelo noted that the people of the area were living in peace and harmony with one another until recent conflict.

He urged for deployment of more security to the area, saying the community still live in fear.

Hafeez Bello
Information officer
Nema, Yola Operations officer